What's new in June 2024 for K-Drama lovers? 'The Player 2: Master of the Swindlers' to 'Hierarchy' lead the excitement

    June's list of new K-dramas may be concise, but it's rich in diversity so let's read to discover the new K-dramas you can't miss.

    The Player 2: Master of the Swindlers and Hierarchy

    The Player 2: Master of the Swindlers and Hierarchy

    The surge in K-drama viewership around the world undoubtedly began during the pandemic period when people were confined to their homes and sought diverse content. However, the hype shows no signs of slowing down, as the month of June in the year 2024 also boasts numerous new series slated for release.

    Viewers will have a plethora of options to explore, ranging from comedy and romance to thrillers and more. While a few beloved K-dramas may be concluding this month, they pave the way for captivating new series with fresh storylines and casts. June's list of new K-dramas may be concise, but it's rich in diversity. Read on to discover the new K-dramas you can't miss in June 2024:

    The Player 2: Master of the Swindlers

    Release Date: June 3

    Cast: Song Seung Heon, Lee Si-Eon, Tae Won-Seok, and Jang Gyu-Ri

    The upcoming drama is set to premiere on TVN on June 3 (Monday). The series centres around a group of skilled players and con artists with expertise in various fields, such as scamming and hacking. Working together, they confront wealthy and powerful villains who resort to illegal means to amass wealth. Additionally, viewers can catch the series streaming on Viki.

    Miss Night and Day

    Release Date: June 15

    Cast: Lee Jung Eun, Jung Eun Ji

    This is a forthcoming JTBC K-drama slated to be released on June 15 (Saturday). The series delves into the tale of a young job seeker who mysteriously becomes trapped in the body of a 50-year-old woman, while her original self emerges at night. Leveraging this extraordinary circumstance, the woman endeavours to excel in her career. According to reports, viewers can catch the drama streaming on Netflix.

    My Sweet Mobster

    Release Date: June 12

    Cast: Uhm Tae Goo, Han Sun Hwa

    This new K-drama on JTBC is slated to premiere on June 12 (Wednesday). It revolves around the intertwined lives of childhood best friends, Seo Ji-Hwan and Go Eun-Ha. Ji-Hwan, a former gangster striving to leave his past behind, discovers a new sense of purpose in his relationship with Go Eun-Ha, a content creator for kids. Despite Ji-Hwan's challenging past, Eun-Ha consistently supports and encourages him as they grow closer and overcome their obstacles. The series is available for viewers to watch on Viki.


    Release Date: June 7

    Cast: Roh Jeong Eui, Lee Chae-Min, Kim Jae-Won

    This upcoming K-drama from Netflix is set to premiere on June 7 (Friday). The series revolves around a group of elite students at Jooshin High School who effectively run the institution by their standards. The main character - transfer student Kang-Ha - disrupts the established hierarchy within the school, causing chaos. He also finds himself in conflict with Ri-An, the heir of the Jooshin Group, after a confrontation involving a kiss with Ri-An's girlfriend, popular student Jung Jae-Yi. 

    DNA Lover

    DNA Lover

    Release Date: June 22

    Cast: Choi Siwon, Jung In Sun

    So Jin, a researcher, firmly believes that genes are the key to discovering true love. Driven by this conviction, she sets out to find her genetic match and crosses paths with Yeon Woo, an obstetrician/gynecologist who struggles to maintain lasting relationships, often ending them abruptly. Meanwhile, So Jin relies on the support of her firefighter friend Kang Hoon, who is ever ready to assist her.